| May 9, 2013
| 10:56 AM
A 28-year-old Van Nuys man has been charged with the kidnapping and murder of a Glendale man who was run over with a vehicle and shot to death in Sun Valley, authorities said.
Hachik Maskovian faces four felony murder-related charges in the death of 33-...
| Oct 15, 2012
| 10:43 AM
After he was badly injured in May by two LAPD officers, top Deutsche Bank executive Brian C. Mulligan alleged that police manufactured a report that painted him as a snarling, thrashing man who told the officers that he'd recently ingested drugs known...
| Apr 30, 2012
| 2:55 PM
A report of a man with a rifle near the Foothill Athletic Club on Sunday may have been the result of a prank call, police said.
Someone called police about 12:25 a.m. to report seeing a man dressed in camouflage headed into a hillside with a gun near the...
| Jul 12, 2012
| 6:00 AM
Good morning, readers. Today is Thursday, July 12, 2012. Some good news and some bad news: Crime is down in the region, but homicides are on the rise this year.
Shootings have decreased 34% in the San Fernando Valley. The Los Angeles Police Department...
| May 15, 2012
| 11:56 AM
Authorities are looking for help with identifying an alleged carjacker who is responsible for more than a dozen thefts and robberies in Glendale, Burbank and the Los Angeles region.
The man, who police have dubbed the “Opportunistic bandit,”...
| Jul 20, 2012
| 8:43 AM
The Los Angeles Police Department says it knows of no specific threats regarding screenings of "The Dark Nights Rises," made by Burbank-based Warner Bros, but officers will increase the police presence at some theaters Friday purely as a precaution....
| Aug 28, 2012
| 10:25 AM
By sunrise, the bank executive was laid up in the hospital, his face swollen, the result of a late-night confrontation with two LAPD officers in Highland Park.
That much, everyone agrees on.
But nearly everything else that happened that May night to...
| Jun 5, 2012
| 2:35 PM
Police officials are asking victims of a recent rash of home burglaries across the San Fernando Valley and into Glendale to help identify more than 3,000 high-end jewelry pieces and watches recovered from a Beverly Hills home that they believe are tied to...
| Jun 6, 2012
| 4:43 PM
Burbank and Glendale police officials on Wednesday carried the Special Olympics torch on behalf of thousands of athletes participating in the 2012 Summer Games this weekend.
The annual jog is part of a law enforcement tradition known as the Torch Run,...
| Jun 11, 2012
| 2:57 PM
A South Glendale resident returned home Monday to discover two burglars — possibly connected to a recent spate of “knock-knock” break-ins — ransacking his bedroom, police said.
Witnesses reported seeing two men knock on his...
| Aug 1, 2012
| 11:56 AM
Two men who allegedly robbed a medical marijuana clinic in Woodland Hills were arrested early Wednesday after crashing their truck into a building in South Los Angeles during a pursuit, officials said.
Around 4:30 a.m., patrol officers with the LAPD's...
| Jun 27, 2012
| 7:59 AM
Payroll records appear to contradict how much money a Los Angeles police officer who brought down the "bling ring," a group of San Fernando Valley youths who burglarized the homes of Hollywood celebrities, said he was paid to work as technical advisor...